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Nuclear Medicine Technolgist – Multiple Locations
Air Force Personnel Center, Department of the Air Force
Job ID: 27914Start Date: 01/01/2019End Date: 06/30/2019
Must be certified as a radiographer in this field. Public Law 97-35 requires persons who administer radiologic procedures to meet the credentialing standards in 42 CFR Part 75. You MUST submit a copy of your certification with your application. SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:
GS-09: One year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-08 level, which has equipped me with the particular knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. Specialized experience is gained performing radionuclide procedure on patients, inclusive of organ imaging, function studies, computer analysis and therapeutic administration of radioisotopes; operate equipment and positions patient properly to obtain best test and therapy results; and make assessment of patients condition/status. OR Successful completion of two (2) years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a master’s degree or master’s or equivalent graduate degree in a major field of study appropriate to the specialization of the position. You MUST provide a copy of your transcripts with your application. OR Combination of Experience and Education: Only graduate courses in excess of 27 semester hours may be applied. GS-10: One year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-09 level, which has equipped me with the particular Knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. Specialized experience is experience gained in performing specialized radionuclide studies for the diagnosis of patient organ function; manages radionuclide, radiopharmaceuticals, and radiation detectors, scanning apparatus and related equipment in support of the diagnostic or therapeutic plan for patients. Click on the following link to view occupational requirements for this position:
http://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/0600/nuclear-medicine-technician-series-0642/ Click on the following link to view qualification?requirements for this position:
http://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/#url=Group-Standards KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAs): Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the following areas:
1. Knowledge of medial radiation principles and practices as well as safety/legal/regulatory/policy requirements prescribed by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
2. Knowledge of inspection techniques needed to identify occupational hazards and determine and report corrective action.
3. Knowledge of anatomy and physiology with special emphasis on abnormalities due to disease states, including structures, functions and localization of major organ system to identify organs appearing on image and employ appropriate imaging techniques.
4. Knowledge of radiation physics to calibrate and operate various types of radiation measurement and imaging instruments.
5. Knowledge of quality control systems sufficient to identify and resolve problems and assure compliance with applicable requirements for all areas of medical radiation.
6. Knowledge of safety, security, and EEO regulations, practices, and procedures.
7. Ability to plan, organize, and direct the functions and staff of an organization; and to use computers and medical information systems. Additional Information:
This announcement may be used to fill one or more vacancies.
Duties and responsibilities vary and may increase according to grade level.
This public notice may be used to fill target grades (e.g. GS-09 Target GS-10). PART-TIME OR UNPAID EXPERIENCE: Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid and or part-time work. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week. VOLUNTEER WORK EXPERIENCE: Refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service Programs (i.e., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student and social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge and skills that can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
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